Further criminal cases opened against illegal irrigation in the Mar Menor
The CHS, Guardia Civil and regional government of Murcia are all cracking down on those responsible for illegal irrigation of the countryside surrounding the Mar Menor The deterioration of the marine environment of the Mar Menor, Europe’s largest saltwater lagoon, has been a topic of hot debate in recent years, with the Segura Hydrographic Confederation (CHS) working with the regional and central governments, the Guardia Civíl, as well..

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45,701 euros to improve Euro-Roda road between San Javier and Los Alcázares
A coordinated effort between San Javier and Los Alcázares will also allow for a new pedestrian crossing to be constructed between the Euro-Roda urbanisation and Los Narejos. Road resurfacing and repair work is underway on the old N-332 road that passes through the Euro-Roda urbanisation in a coordinated effort between San Javier Council and Los Alcázares, with a new pedestrian crossing and traffic lights being installed to improve..

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History of flying exhibition at the San Javier Museum from July 16 to 31
Exhibition “Flying, the History of an Adventure" lands at the San Javier Museum. From July 16 to 31, the "Flying, the history of an adventure" exhibition lands at the San Javier Museum. Alongside the model aeroplanes on display will be information on the history behind each of them as well as replica flight equipment, helmets, flags and banners used to recreate the history of Spanish military aviation - so let your..

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Tree branch collapses on cars in Santiago de la Ribera during fiesta celebrations
Two cars were crushed under the weight of a pine tree branch, shocking residents in the San Javier district of Santiago de la Ribera. Residents of Plaza del Segura, in the San Javier district of Santiago de la Ribera, looked on shocked yesterday (July 13) as a branch from a 10-metre high pine tree collapsed into the road causing damage to two cars in the middle of local fiesta celebrations. Dozens of residents, who had gathered to watch..

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16th July to 1st August, the San Javier Jazz Festival returns to the shore of the Mar Menor
The Jayhawks and Monty Alexander top the bill in an edition dedicated to Chick Corea One of the flagship cultural events of the summer in the Costa Cálida returns in July of this year after its forced suspension during the initial wave of the coronavirus pandemic in 2020, with 15 groups and artists performing on 11 nights of live music as the San Javier Jazz Festival adapts its format to the current public health situation in Spain...

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Solar-powered Ecoboat operates Mar Menor summer ferry service
The ferry between Santiago de la Ribera and La Manga will operate at least 6 times a day this summer The ferry service in the Mar Menor, which carries passengers across the lagoon between Santiago de la Ribera on the inland shore in the west and La Manga in the east, is all set to resume again this summer (assuming the pandemic situation continues to ease), and in preparation the official presentation was made last week of the new solar-powered..

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Reduced format San Javier Jazz Festival will take place in summer 2021
8 nights of concerts in July and August in a reduced festival format after last year’s cancellation After the pandemic caused the cancellation of the 2020 event the San Javier International Jazz Festival returns this year, albeit in rather reduced form, with The Jayhawks featuring on a program of eight nights of concerts between July 16 and August 1. The “transitional” format has been decided upon as Spain prepares for the “new..

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